Period
to 6 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 91 29
Rank change year-on-year +30 -62 -4
Permanent jobs citing Retail 48 79 309
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.39% 2.63% 7.79%
As % of the General category 10.02% 7.52% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 237
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £8,775
90th Percentile £72,000 £72,000 £73,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 479 1,051 1,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.80% 35.05% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 410 782 1,194
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% +2.50% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 17 (35.42%) Python
1 17 (35.42%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (31.25%) C++
3 14 (29.17%) Go
4 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.00%) DevOps
6 11 (22.92%) Azure
7 10 (20.83%) Java
8 9 (18.75%) C
8 9 (18.75%) C#
8 9 (18.75%) AWS
8 9 (18.75%) Docker
9 8 (16.67%) Ansible
9 8 (16.67%) GCP
9 8 (16.67%) Kubernetes
9 8 (16.67%) Data Science
9 8 (16.67%) Terraform
9 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 8 (16.67%) Perl
9 8 (16.67%) Linux
9 8 (16.67%) Google
10 7 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (14.58%) Finance
10 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.50%) Machine Learning
11 6 (12.50%) Deep Learning
11 6 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (12.50%) User Experience
11 6 (12.50%) scikit-learn
11 6 (12.50%) BigQuery

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) S-PLUS
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) Sketch
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
1 2 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Azure
2 9 (18.75%) AWS
3 8 (16.67%) GCP
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Boomi
5 1 (2.08%) Intacct
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.17%) Intranet
4 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) BGP
5 1 (2.08%) DMVPN
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.08%) HSRP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) MPLS
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) Skype
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) BigQuery
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) QlikView
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) GitLab
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Automotive
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) French Language
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Data Scientist
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Magento Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Python Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (12.50%) scikit-learn
2 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.17%) React
3 2 (4.17%) Spring
3 2 (4.17%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) Java EE
4 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) FMCG
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) EPoS
4 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Robotics
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) DevOps
4 8 (16.67%) Data Science
5 7 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.50%) Deep Learning
6 6 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Logistics
7 4 (8.33%) Project Delivery
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (6.25%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.25%) Data Management
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Python
2 15 (31.25%) C++
3 14 (29.17%) Go
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) C
5 9 (18.75%) C#
6 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 8 (16.67%) Perl
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 5 (10.42%) SQL
9 3 (6.25%) R
10 2 (4.17%) PHP
11 1 (2.08%) Java 8
11 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) PhD
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Ansible
1 8 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 8 (16.67%) Terraform
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.08%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) hybris
4 1 (2.08%) Juniper
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.08%) UiPath